Monthly Archives: September 2016

Town of Oyster Bay to Host Senior Softball All-Star Game

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that the Town of Oyster Bay has again been chosen to host the Long Island Senior Softball Association’s (LISSA) Division 5 “All-Star” Game. This year’s game will take place on Wednesday, October 5 at 6 p.m. at John J. Burns Town Park, which is located on Merrick Road in Massapequa.

“This is another unique and fun event that the Town Board is glad to have back in the [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich: 2016 General Tax Collection Closed

Oyster Bay Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich wishes to notify town residents that the 2016 General Tax Collection Warrant has been closed, and all related records have been turned over to the Nassau County Treasurer.

The original warrant specified that $530,914,139.33 was to be collected to support Nassau County, Town of Oyster Bay, and special tax districts.  Assessment reductions and tax cancellations amounted to $135,840.96 (0.025%).  Nassau County’s portion was $252,013,195.04 (48%).  The Town [Read More]

Councilman Macagnone Announces Youth Ice Hockey Program Registration

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone announced that registration for the Town of Oyster Bay Youth Ice Hockey Program will take place on Sunday, October 16th (8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.), Monday, October 17 (7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) and Thursday, October 20 (7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) at the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center located at 1001 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage (in Bethpage Community Park). Ice hockey schedules will be distributed [Read More]

Councilman Pinto Announces “2016-2017 Distinguished Artists Concert” Series Begins

The Town of Oyster Bay 2016-2017 Distinguished Artists Concert kicks off the fall season with a wide variety of performances scheduled at various libraries throughout the Town, Councilman Joseph G. Pinto announced.

“I am happy to announce that beginning in October, the Distinguished Artists Concert series, one of the Town’s most popular programs, will return to help residents get over their end of summer blues. The Distinguished Artists Concert series includes monthly performances that run [Read More]

Councilman Macagnone Issues Sanitation Reminders for Oyster Bay Town Residents

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone reminds residents that there are some important rules to remember when it comes to putting out the garbage.

“In order to preserve the suburban appeal of our beautiful community, the Town of Oyster Bay has issued several ordinances regarding the placement and collection of garbage,” Councilman Macagnone said. “If residents follow these simple terms, the results would be greatly beneficial for residents and the Town as a whole.”

The [Read More]

Councilman Muscarella Announces Registration for Fall Adult Co-Ed Badminton & Volleyball Programs

Residents are invited to take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s Fall Adult Co-Ed Badminton and Adult Co-Ed Volleyball Programs, Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph D. Muscarella announced. The programs are open to players who are 18 and older and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center located on 167 Broadway in Hicksville.

The badminton program begins Thursday, October 13 and will be conducted on Thursdays from 8:30 p.m. [Read More]

Councilman Coschignano Announces Registration for Town of Oyster Bay Fall Fitness Classes

The Town of Oyster Bay’s popular Fall Fitness programs will be returning this October for residents interested in maintaining or improving their fitness, Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano announced.

The Fall Fitness classes will be held at the Hicksville Athletic Center. “These fitness programs are for individuals 18 years of age or older and are geared toward increasing flexibility, improving muscle tone and building strength,” Councilman Coschignano said. “Courses available for the fall include Zumba, [Read More]

Councilman Coschignano Reminds Residents September is ‘Free Adoption Month’ at Town Animal Shelter

Councilman Coschignano Reminds Residents September is ‘Free Adoption Month’ at Town Animal Shelter

 The Town of Oyster Bay is hosting its annual “Free Adoption Month” which runs through the end of September at the Town Animal Shelter located at 150 Miller Place in Syosset, according to Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano.

For the remainder of September, the Town will put aside the usual adoption fee of $80 for dogs and $84 for cats. The standard $10 spay/neuter [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Proclaims September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month to Support Nationwide Advocacy Effort

Town of Oyster Bay Proclaims September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month to Support Nationwide Advocacy Effort

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto and his colleagues on the Oyster Bay Town Board have joined with the Integrated Medical Foundation to promote September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in the Town of Oyster Bay. The initiative is designed to build awareness around the need for men to be proactive with their prostate health.

“Today, prostate cancer [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Reminds Residents to be on Alert for Asian Beetle

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson is asking residents to keep an eye out for the presence of destructive Asian long-horned beetles. Parts of the Town, including significant portions of Massapequa, North Massapequa and Massapequa Park are all under quarantine ever since these wood-boring pests were discovered in the area in 1996.
“Residents have been vigilant in alerting the Town when Asian long-horned beetles are sighted,” said Councilwoman Johnson. “Their cooperation, combined with the [Read More]